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from Madrid to Amsterdam

You can get from Madrid to Amsterdam by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Amsterdam on Jul 26 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:20PMMadrid Barajas Airport7h35 08:55PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol
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10:35PMMadrid Barajas Airport11h00 09:35AMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol
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01:05PMMadrid Barajas Airport5h25 06:30PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol
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07:15AMMadrid Barajas Airport5h45 01:00PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol
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04:55PMMadrid Barajas Airport5h35 10:30PMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol
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Travel Information between Madrid and Amsterdam

distanceDistance918 miles (1481 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$68 - $68
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $68 (€54) • 28 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $68 (€54) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa or Flixbus

Travel 918 miles (1481 km) by flight or bus to Amsterdam from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $68 (€54). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air Europa or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Madrid to Amsterdam.

How to get from Madrid to Amsterdam

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Madrid to Amsterdam, 93,43% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Madrid to Amsterdam, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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About Madrid

From the Gran Via's architecture to the cozy tapas bars of the Puerta del Sol, Madrid has something for all travelers in Spain. The works of Picasso, Dali, Velazquez and Goya, featured at the Prado museum, will delight art lovers, while gourmands will enjoy a glass of Rioja wine and some of Madrid's famous cured hams that often hang from the rafters of the city's restaurants. Be sure to conserve your energy for Madrid's nightlife and the parties that often continue until dawn.

Attractions in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a vibrant international city that draws more than 5 million international visitors per year. Some of Amsterdam's main attractions include the historic canals, the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum, Anne Frank's House, the red-light district and the city's many coffee shops.

Travel Tips

Travel from Madrid to Amsterdam
Travel to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Amsterdam.
Does Netherlands have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Amsterdam from Madrid?

Travel from Madrid, Spain to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Amsterdam from Madrid restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Madrid?

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Health declaration required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 7/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Madrid to Amsterdam closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return to Madrid, Spain from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Madrid from Amsterdam restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Madrid from Amsterdam?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Madrid, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 7/25/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Madrid to Amsterdam?

You can travel to Amsterdam from Madrid 2 different ways: flight or bus.

What is the distance between Madrid and Amsterdam?

Amsterdam is approximately 918 miles (1481 km) away from Madrid.

When traveling from Madrid to Amsterdam, where do I depart from Madrid and where do I arrive in Amsterdam?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Madrid to Amsterdam:

  • Flights mostly leave from Madrid Barajas Airport and tend to arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Buses mostly depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.
Which travel operators can get me to Amsterdam from Madrid?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Amsterdam, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Air Europa for flights to Amsterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air Europa Madrid to Amsterdam tickets on Omio for $68 (€54).
  • Flixbus can take you to Amsterdam by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Madrid to Amsterdam for $68 (€54).
Is there a direct service from Madrid to Amsterdam?

Yes, there are direct services available from Madrid to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Amsterdam as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Madrid and Amsterdam.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Madrid and Amsterdam ends?
Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Amsterdam often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, London or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Amsterdam and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase tickets to Amsterdam from Madrid online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Madrid to Amsterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $68 (€54) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $68 (€54) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Amsterdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Amsterdam from Madrid?

The cheapest way to travel between Madrid and Amsterdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $68 (€54).

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

Taking a bus is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a flight to Amsterdam, which costs on average $68 (€54) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Madrid to Amsterdam?

The fastest way from Madrid to Amsterdam is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Amsterdam that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 28 h 25 min   of travel time.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid America
Madrid Est. Sur

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10
Madrid Chamartín